USGS Water-Year Summary 2020
01447780 FRANCIS E. WALTER RESERVOIR NEAR WHITE HAVEN, PA
LOCATION - Lat 41°06'45", long 75°43'15" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, Luzerne County, PA, Hydrologic Unit 02040106, at dam on Lehigh River, 2,200 ft downstream from Bear Creek, and 5.0 mi northeast of White Haven.
DRAINAGE AREA - 289 mi².
PERIOD OF RECORD - February 1961 to September 2013 (elevation and contents), October 2013 to current year (elevation).
GAGE - Water-stage recorder, crest-stage, and heated tipping bucket precipitation gage. Datum of gage is U.S. Army Corps of Engineers local project datum. Satellite and landline telemetry at station.
COOPERATION - Content tables provided by U. S. Army Corps of Engineers. Station established and maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey in cooperation with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Philadelphia District.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD
Extreme elevations: Maximum elevation 1,441.82 ft, Jun 29, 2006; minimum (after establishment of conservation pool), 1,287.70 ft, Jul 6, 1982.
Extreme contents prior to water year 2014: Maximum contents, 95,440 acre-ft, Jun 29, 2006, elevation, 1,441.82 ft; minimum contents (after establishment of conservation pool), 980 acre-ft, Jul 6, 1982, elevation, 1,287.70 ft.